RESPONDING TO COVID-19

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Alleviate child hunger

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$12.5 million in grants since inception

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Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter during COVID-19

Our Community Foundation understands current and emerging needs and is designing a series of response initiatives to help friends and neighbors in our community who have been most impacted by the health and economic crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic…

  • Our VIRTUAL Canned Food Drive – donate now – 100% of your donation will provide funding support food items in short supply in our food pantries.
  • West Slope CARES – pay your stimulus refund check forward – help others – donate here.
  • Caring for Our Home Community – address hunger needs AND support restaurants during these economically challenging times – donate here.
  • Give to our GENERAL COVID RESPONSE EFFORTS – help us meet a variety of needs including food, housing assistance and family safety.

News & Announcements

RMPBS CyberStrong Resilience PSA wins Colorado Broadcasters Award

RMPBS CyberStrong Resilience PSA wins Colorado Broadcasters Award

Our Community Foundation is thrilled to share our grantee and partner Rocky Mountain PBS just won the Colorado Broadcaster’s Assoc. Award for Best Public Service Announcement for our Youth Resilience Spot. Our Grants and Community Outreach Director, Kathleen Tedi...

Hunger Matters: Community Food Bank in New Home

Hunger Matters: Community Food Bank in New Home

The Community Food Bank (CFB) in Grand Junction has been providing food to families for over 40 years. Over those years, the number of clients served has been increasing steadily. Space at their rental warehouse was cramped, and office space was not adequate for their...

City of Grand Junction Awards Funding for Hunger Relief

City of Grand Junction Awards Funding for Hunger Relief

Nonprofits receive #GJStrong Funding through the Community Foundation On January 20, 2021, the City of Grand Junction allocated $250,000 in funds for Hunger Relief to help Grand Junction nonprofits respond to the sustained increase in demand for food assistance...

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Our 2019 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.

 

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SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO

With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.

 

Our mission is to promote charitable giving, build and manage charitable legacy funds and endowments, and provide grants, scholarships and other resources to benefit the residents and communities of western Colorado

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